Two city men were arrested with marijuana and heroin in a traffic stop on Governor Street early Friday evening, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
A city man died on Wednesday afternoon after a vehicle struck him while he was crossing Main Street, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A teen has been charged with juvenile delinquency for crashing a vehicle on Getty Avenue after leading police on a chase from Haledon to Paterson, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A quality of life sweep on Van Houten Street between East 18th and Summer streets, a part of Paterson known for drugs and prostitution, yielded a dozen arrests on Thursday, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
A Passaic County jury has convicted a Paterson man for leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident.
Although murder rates dramatically increased, overall crime in Paterson dropped five-percent in 2019, according to police data.
A city man was injured in a shooting on Sunday morning, making him the third victim of gun violence in Paterson this weekend.